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Electrical Properties of Striated Muscle

Handbook of Physiology, Skeletal Muscle

  1. Richard H. Adrian

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp100110

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Adrian, R. H. 2011. Electrical Properties of Striated Muscle. Comprehensive Physiology. 275–300.

Author Information

  1. Physiological Laboratory, Cambridge, England

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Cable Theory for Striated Muscle
  • 2
    Voltage-Clamp Methods for Striated Muscle
    • 2.1
      Gap Methods
    • 2.2
      Microelectrode-Clamping Methods
  • 3
    Action Potential in Striated Muscle
    • 3.1
      Sodium Current
    • 3.2
      Potassium Current
    • 3.3
      Calcium Current
    • 3.4
      Action-Potential Calculations
  • 4
    Currents in the Inactive Membrane
    • 4.1
      Potassium Conductance
    • 4.2
      Chloride Conductance
    • 4.3
      Voltage-Dependent Membrane Capacitance